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April 30th

Devastation in Louisville - Oktibbeha residents help with massive relief effort

April 30, 2014

Jay Tee Thompson, a Starkville resident, returned to his hometown of Louisville Tuesday, but not under conditions he ever hoped would call him back.

Thompson grew up in Louisville, graduating from Louisville High School in 1999. Much of his family still lives in the city.

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Locals assist storm victims in aftermath

April 30, 2014

As Louisville reeled in in the aftermath of a tornado-producing storm that rumbled through Winston County on Monday, Oktibbeha County first responders were quick to head south and offer assistance.

MSU students place at EPA competition

April 30, 2014

In Mississippi, the past decade has brought several harsh reminders of the importance of storm water management.

Starkville elementary teachers participate in Math Cadre

April 30, 2014

When the state of Mississippi implements the Common Core State Standards Initiative, there will be more to learning fractions than numerators and denominators.

April 29th

Tornadoes rip through state - County dodges brunt of storm

April 29, 2014

Oktibbeha County dodged a bullet as tornado-producing storms passed to the south without causing any significant damage, but the county did not escape the storm’s effects entirely.

Voter registration deadline nearing

April 29, 2014

Oktibbeha County residents have wish to vote in Mississippi’s upcoming June 3 United States Congress primary election have until noon Saturday to register if they have not already done so.

Buffington speaks to Rotary about work at Stennis Center

April 29, 2014

Before he became executive director of the Stennis Center for Public Service, Rex Buffington worked for its namesake, the late U.S. Sen. John C. Stennis.

April 25th

NFL prospect, MSU player arrested - Both facing charges related to residential burglary

April 25, 2014

A former and current Mississippi State University football player were arrested Wednesday on suspicion of residential burglary and robbery by threats.

Oktibbeha County Sheriff’s Department Commander Brett Watson said the two were arrested after the department received a call to Ace 21 apartments on Blackjack Road at about 2 p.m.

Gov. signs merger bill

April 25, 2014

Another step in the consolidation process for the Starkville and Oktibbeha County school districts came to a close Thursday when Gov. Phil Bryant signed Senate Bill 2818 into law.

Traveling TV show crew visiting Starkville this week

April 25, 2014

A few Starkville residents got the chance to share their stories on a national stage Thursday when the crew of The Story Trek came to town.

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